The educational system o the present days is actually an example of the past time institution. Of course everyone wants to graduate from the leading universities which have a long history and a good reputation. It prestigious, expensive and… not very effective. The times goes by rapidly and the specialists always need to improve their knowledge and adjust their skills to the new environment. The new form of the distant education is webinars. They perfectly supplement to the basic knowledge provided by the classical education systems, help to fill in the lacunas and allow to broaden the horizons.
Everything you need to take pat in a webinar is a stationary computer or laptop with the access to the internet and the speakers (or headphones).
The main advantages of webinars are the following.
- Time economy. You don’t need to waste your personal time reaching the educational centers making your way through numerous traffic jams.
- Some webinars are totally free. It is a good opportunity to save money and learn something new.
- The chance to evaluate the lecturer and make a decision if it’s worthy taking part in the next webinar or not.
- The possibility to choose the appropriate time for your participation.
- The opportunity to get educated no matter where are you staying currently. You may turn your computer on and start the educational process even at home or at the beach.
- The possibility to use the supplementary materials (audio and video files, texts, tables, etc. ).
So if you have decided to take part in a webinar you may also find these tips helpful.
- Define the sphere you are interested in. Don’t aim to see and learn everything.
- Choose free webinars at first. If you will like the lecturer and the materials you may choose the paid ones.
- Be active. Ask questions and make remarks. Get as much information as possible.